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ADHD Testing Services

Removing the barriers that jeopardize long-term health


What is ADHD?

ADHD (Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder) is a prevalent neurobehavioral disorder, affecting approximately 13% of youth in Alabama. It manifests in challenges with attention, hyperactivity, and impulsivity among children and adults. While the exact cause of ADHD remains uncertain, research suggests a strong hereditary component.

What are the symptoms of ADHD?

ADHD affects the prefrontal cortex part of the brain, which helps you make decisions, plan things out, and control your impulses. It's basically in charge of things like thinking, problem-solving, and behaving in ways that are appropriate for different situations. Think of it as the CEO of your brain, guiding and managing everything you do. This is why the symptoms seen in ADHD include:

Difficulty stopping ourselves from acting impulsively

Struggle to switch between tasks or activities

Trouble controlling emotions and reactions

Difficulty in starting a new behavior or habit

Problems with remembering information as we learn

Challenges with planning and organizing tasks

Difficulty staying focused and checking progress while doing something

Struggle to monitor feelings about tasks or activities

Lifecare Wellness Counseling conducts rapid ADHD Testing in Tuscaloosa.

How can I find out if I or my child has ADHD?

The journey to understanding ADHD begins with a comprehensive evaluation and diagnosis. Lifecare Wellness offers ADHD testing with a thorough psychosocial assessment and state-of-the-art diagnostic tools.
Our evaluation aims to:

Identify ADHD symptoms accurately

Assess the persistence and impact of these symptoms

Determine impairment associated with ADHD symptoms

Why choose Lifecare Wellness Counseling?

With over 70 years of combined experience, our compassionate therapists are dedicated to promoting wellness within our community. They possess an in-depth understanding of ADHD markers in children and adults.

The wait time for ADHD testing in Tuscaloosa and Birmingham is typically six months at ADHD clinics for an evaluation appointment and one to three months for a diagnosis. The staff of ADHD experts at Lifecare Wellness streamlines this process to fast-track the necessary diagnosis.

Contact us at 205-579-9299 or to learn more about our ADHD testing services. Take the first step towards clarity and support on your ADHD journey with Lifecare Wellness Counseling.

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